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Object Name: Mug: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of England
Date: ca. 1939
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Medium: Whiteware
Dimensions: Overall: 3 3/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 8.6 x 12.1 x 8.3 cm )
Place made: Europe, England
Description: Cylindrical whiteware mug; molded lip, base, and handle; overglaze enamelled and transfer printed portraits of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of England.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Object Number: 1945.386
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Marks: printed: beneath base: "MADE IN/Adderley Ware/ENGLAND" written: beneath base: "All27/K" printed: on exterior: 'TO COMMEMORATE / THE VISIT OF THEIR/MAJESTIES KING GEORGE VI / AND QUEEN ELIZABETH/ TO CANADA AND THE/UNITED STATES OF/AMERICA MAY 1939" and "LONG MAY THEY REIGN"